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Beauty and the Beast

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Starring: Emma Watson (Belle), Dan Stevens (Beast), Luke Evans (Gaston), Josh Gad (LeFou), Emma Thompson (Mrs Potts), Kevin Kline (Maurice), Ewan MacGregor (Lumiere), Ian Mckellen

Have you heard the one about the carer....?

Published: Fri 24 Mar 2017

Karen Anderson

SOMETIMES I feel that in trying to tell you what life is like for people who look after someone who couldn't manage on their own, I end up presenting a picture of caring as a life of doom and gloom.

REVIEW: STORKS

Published: Sun 05 Feb 2017

AMIDST the conveyor belt delivery of child-orientated films which parents dutifully trot along to with their offspring, it's a pleasure to strumble across the occasional gem.

Reflections

Reflection from Ross-shire

All the pupils at Kinlochewe Primary pictured with headteacher, Mrs Margaret MacLean

100 Years Ago Friday, 9th March, 1917 DOCKYARD Literary Society had an interesting discussion at last week's meeting on the subject of vegetarianism. The leader was Mr Eason, the president of the Society, who made out a strong case for vegetarian diet, on moral, scientific, and physical grounds.

Ross-shire through the Lens

Double rainbow at Kiltearn

A Rainbow over the road leading to Kiltearn by Evanton, taken by Scott Eaglesham of the village's Balconie Street.

Double rainbow at Kiltearn

Misty Plockton morning

A MISTY Plockton morning taken at daybreak on August 19 by Neil MacRae of the village's Harbour Street.

Misty Plockton morning

Snowy landscape at Loch Droma

THE magnificent snowy landscape at Loch Droma, between Ullapool and Garve, which includes the distinctive outline of An Teallach. This shot was taken by Brenda McGregor of Conon Bridge on Christmas Day.

Snowy landscape at Loch Droma

View from Ormond Castle, Avoch

A VIEW of Avoch Bay taken in March from Ormond Castle above the Black Isle village by Gavin Roach of Dingwall.

View from Ormond Castle, Avoch

Glorious Cromarty Firth sunrise

A STUNNING start to an autumn day on the Cromarty Firth, taken at 7.15am by Sandy Thorpe of Invergordon.

Glorious Cromarty Firth sunrise

Loch Broom vista

ONE of Ross-shire's finest vistas, the view from near Braemore junction looking down on Loch Broom in Wester Ross, taken by John Urquhart.

Loch Broom vista

Applecross road block

HIGHLAND cattle form an eye-catching road block on a single track near Applecross. This photograph was taken earlier this month by Alister Kemp, Evanton.

Applecross road block

Dramatic view over to Cullins

THIS moody shot of the view to the Cullins on Skye was taken from Badicaul near Kyle of Lochalsh by Jimac MacPhee of Plockton.

Dramatic view over to Cullins

Fading sun crowns Cromarty rig

A SUNSET shot of an oilrig on the Cromarty Firth taken from Inverbreakie by Alan Cruickshank of Dingwall.

Fading sun crowns Cromarty rig

Balintore's Mermaid of the North

THE Mermaid of the North keeping an eye on a passing sea-kayaker at Balintore, taken by Alan Hendry of Wick.

Balintore's Mermaid of the North

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